Concert Info

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Date: October 24, 1998

Time: TBD

City: Brooklyn, NY

Venue: BAM Majestic Theater

Presenter: Brooklyn Academy of Music


Ghost Opera

P. Q. Phan / Lên dòng (Raising Shadow) * (New York premiere)
Philip Glass / work in progress * (New York premiere)
Steve Mackey / String Theory * (New York premiere)
Carlos Paredes (arr. Osvaldo Golijov) / Romance No. 1 + (New York premiere)
Carlos Paredes (arr. Osvaldo Golijov) / Cançáo Verdes Años + (New York premiere)
Carlos Paredes (arr. Osvaldo Golijov) / Variacôes sobre uma Danca Popular + (New York premiere)


Tan Dun / Ghost Opera *
with special guest Wu Man, pipa

The Kronos Quartet is a 1998-99 participant in CHAMBER MUSIC AMERICA’S Music Performance Program funded by the National Endowment for the Arts, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation.

Updated:  10/8/98
* Written for Kronos
+ Arranged for Kronos

Recent World Premiere

Philip Glass' String Quartet No. 6 premiered at the Chan Centre in Vancouver (Oct 19, 2013), followed by performances at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts in Las Vegas, NV (Oct 21), Clarice Smith Center in College Park, MD (Oct 24), and Stanford Live in Stanford, CA (Jan 15, 2014). Upcoming performances include Krannert Center in Urbana, IL (Mar 19), Théâtre de la Ville in Paris (May 5), the Barbican in London (May 13) and more.

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